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36 Neo-Confucianism A Philosophical Introduction Stephen C. Angle & Justin Tiwald Wesleyan University; San Francisco State University Neo-Confucianism is a philosophically sophisticated tradition weaving classical Confucianism together with themes from Buddhism and Daoism. It has played a leading role in East Asian cultures over the last millennium. Based on the latest scholarship, this book provides a new window into one of the world’s most important philosophical traditions. • Presents the philosophical strands of Neo-Confucianism in terms that are accessible to students and scholars of Western philosophy but that are still true to the Neo- Confucian tradition e • Explains key themes, debates, and changes through time, while enabling readers to track thinkers and distinct schools of thought across different topics • Highlights the important contributions of Neo-Confucianism to contemporary thought • The only comprehensive textbook on Neo-Confucianism available Print ISBN: 978-0-7456-6248-0 | CL | €73.90 / 978-0-7456-6249-7 | PR | €24.90 | MAR 2017 | 304PP About the Authors Stephen C. Angle is Mansfield Freeman Professor of East Asian Studies at Wesleyan University. Justin Tiwald is Associate Professor of Philosophy at San Francisco State University. Right and Wrong A Brief Introduction to Ethics, 2nd Edition Thomas White Loyola Marymount University, USA The newly updated Right and Wrong Second Edition is a common-sense introduction to the major traditions in western philosophical ethics, written in a lively and accessible style. It is designed for entry-level ethics courses and includes real-life ethical scenarios. • Greatly expanded and improved, this successful text introduces students to the major ethical traditions, and provides a simple methodology for resolving ethical dilemmas • Treats teleological and deontological approaches to ethics as the two most important traditions - also now includes virtue ethics and emotions • Draws examples from three types of real-life ethical scenario familiar to students: academic honesty, alcohol/drug abuse, and personal relationships • Concise treatment of this notoriously difficult subject, perfect for entry-level ethics and applied ethics courses Right and Wrong Print ISBN: 978-1-119-09933-8 | CL | €87.90 / 978-1-119-09929-1 | PR | €22.90 | Dec 2016 | 192PP


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